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#a8a9ce Hex Color Code

#a8a9ce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a9ce is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #a8a9ce is comprised of 65.88% red, 66.27% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a9ce has a hue of 238° (degrees), 28% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.47 nm.

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#a8a9ce linear gradient to complementary #c6c8ae

  1. #a8a9ce
  2. #aeaec9
  3. #b3b3c4
  4. #b8b8be
  5. #bdbeb9
  6. #c2c3b4
  7. #c6c8ae

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8789ac
  2. #9293b7
  3. #9d9ec3
  4. #a8a9ce
  5. #b3b4d9
  6. #bebfe5
  7. #cacbf1

Tones

  1. #a8a9ce
  2. #abaccb
  3. #afafc8
  4. #b2b2c5
  5. #b5b5c1
  6. #b8b8be
  7. #bbbbbb / #bbb

Tints and Shades

#a8a9ce to white

  1. #a8a9ce
  2. #b6b7d6
  3. #c5c5de
  4. #d3d3e6
  5. #e2e2ef
  6. #f0f0f7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a8a9ce to black

  1. #a8a9ce
  2. #8a8ba8
  3. #6d6d84
  4. #515162
  5. #373741
  6. #1f1f23
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 104-3 U
      #a6aacd
      ΔE = 1.029 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. P 106-11 U
      #9aa6c6
      ΔE = 3.989 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R60B
      #a8acd0
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R50B
      #b8a8c8
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ First Dance / 40C-5
      #aba9d1
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. ★ Purple Lilac / 41C-4
      #afaccc
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  5. General Paint

    1. ★ Frivolous / CL 2444M
      #a6a6c8
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. ★ Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu Alice
      #a3a9d1
      ΔE = 1.496 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Splendeur violette
      #aba5c6
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Gateway To Paradise / 7168
      #a3a6c9
      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Lavender Legend / 7159
      #a6a1cf
      ΔE = 3.853 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #aaa6c9
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Soft Orchid Violet / 10RB 41/166
      #b0a5c6
      ΔE = 3.501 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Pure Orchid
      #9a9cbe
      ΔE = 5.094 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 6309
      #a1abcd
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather
      #a5a7c6
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Wisteria Blue M550-4
      #a9abc9
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Evening Slipper M560-4
      #a99ec2
      ΔE = 4.539 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-40-4 Grape Slush
      #a3a3c8
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 2-41-3 Easter Egg
      #b7b2ce
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  14. Beckers

    1. ★ Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 3.031 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  15. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  16. Wattyl

    1. ★ Pennyroyal / D66W
      #a0a6c8
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Sweet Violet
      #a8a5c4
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  18. Dupont

    1. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 3.343 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  19. Albany Paint

    1. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Purple Vision / 1254
      #a69ec9
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  21. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 0604
      #9aafdc
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R70B
      #a4a3c4
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  23. Plascon

    1. Igloo B6-E2-3
      #a0a8d4
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Purple Pebbles P2-E2-3
      #b0a4d4
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  24. Dutch Boy

    1. Lavender Sunset
      #a2a2ca
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  25. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7208 - Petal Soft
      #a1abd6
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7168 - Gateway To Paradise
      #9d9ec4
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. Night Magic 03RB 42/220
      #a5a2cb
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 4228 Fairy Dust 70BB 44/144
      #9fa8c2
      ΔE = 4.287 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  28. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-d1
      #a0acd3
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 35-e1
      #9db1d6
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  29. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-42 Night Fever
      #a4a2cc
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 7348-42 Serenity Mauve
      #aea0cc
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  30. Brillux

    1. 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 48.09.15
      #b4aec4
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  31. Kansai Paint

    1. Grape Ice
      #a2a1c7
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  32. Vista Paint

    1. Purple Paradise
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.035 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Rosewell / 7216
      #a2a9d9
      ΔE = 3.349 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  34. Berger

    1. Purple paradise / 7225
      #a1a6c4
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  35. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5184T Purple Heather
      #a6a3c2
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 7184T Lavender Print
      #aaa0ca
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  36. Nerolac

    1. Tiffany - 2333
      #a9aac5
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Peaceful Night - 2361
      #a4b3da
      ΔE = 4.454 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  37. Laura Ashley

    1. 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 3.085 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 4.818 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 3.155 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  39. Asian Paints

    1. Lined With Lilac / 7201
      #a4a0c6
      ΔE = 3.249 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Orchid Bloom / 7168
      #a79ec8
      ΔE = 4.412 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  40. Brighto Paints

    1. 8440 Indigo
      #a3a7d7
      ΔE = 3.254 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. 6820 Indigo
      #a5aadb
      ΔE = 3.509 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  41. Duron

    1. Vesper Violet
      #a3a4c0
      ΔE = 3.331 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 3.810 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 3.405 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Freesia / 1432
      #a8b2cd
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  43. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 3.442 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. CF10454
      #9ca7c3
      ΔE = 4.365 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  44. Little Greene

    1. Clockwise
      #9fa2cf
      ΔE = 3.447 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  45. Taubmans

    1. Passionate / T57-5
      #a1a2d0
      ΔE = 3.522 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 4.299 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  46. Caparol

    1. 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 3.553 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  47. Focoltone

    1. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 3.696 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  48. Resene

    1. Squirt B77-030-264
      #a4afcd
      ΔE = 3.802 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Stratosphere B73-045-277
      #97a0ce
      ΔE = 4.821 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  49. Bristol

    1. Bouquet Violet / P105-C5
      #99a1c9
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. Eye Shadow / P106-C4
      #9baddb
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  50. KILZ

    1. Bedtime Story / B751
      #9aa0c7
      ΔE = 3.915 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Slow Dance / B802
      #9aabd4
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  51. Kelly-Moore

    1. Royal Glimmer / KM3061-2
      #a09ec2
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  52. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lovely Lilac / PPG1167-4
      #a7b0cc
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Puturple / PPG1248-5
      #ada2ce
      ΔE = 4.050 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  53. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Painted Sunset 29-9
      #9e9ec8
      ΔE = 4.177 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  54. California Paints

    1. DE 5899 - Sapphire Fog
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. DE 5913 - Midnight Blush
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  55. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sapphire Fog / 821
      #99a8c9
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Midnight Blush / 799
      #979fbf
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  56. Chrysler

    1. Bradenton Blue
      #98a3c4
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  57. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Covers / NP PB 1493 P
      #97a7cb
      ΔE = 4.315 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Repertoire / NP PB 1441 T
      #a29dc5
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  58. Pascol

    1. Purple Tulip PZ7070
      #a09ecb
      ΔE = 4.439 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  59. Porter Paints

    1. Easter Egg / 347-4
      #9aa9c8
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  60. Dulux

    1. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 90BB 36/188
      #999dbe
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  61. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Clear Purple B50
      #97a1cf
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  62. Tikkurila

    1. 9706
      #9cacdd
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  63. Olympic

    1. Grape Arbor A44-4
      #9f9cc5
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  64. Graham & Brown

    1. Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 4.797 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  65. Sico

    1. 6025-42 Serenity Mauve
      #aea0cc
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  66. Sikkens

    1. U6.11.65
      #aab2cb
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. U3.20.64
      #97add9
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  67. Ford

    1. Gray
      #a7b0c8
      ΔE = 4.903 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  68. Caran d'Ache

    1. 630 Ultramarine Violet
      #b0a0cc
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 38.7%

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#a8a9ce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a9ce foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #a8a9ce">…</p>

#a8a9ce background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #a8a9ce">…</p>

#a8a9ce shadow

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a9ce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11053518
Binary
10101000, 10101001, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#a8a9ce
LRV
≈ 41.2%
Closest short hex
#aac ΔE = 0.989
RGB
rgb(168, 169, 206)
RGBA
rgba(168, 169, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.311, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 65.882%, yellow: 66.264%, blue: 80.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5723698 / 0xffa8a9ce
HSL
hsl(238, 28%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 28%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.421), saturation: 18% (0.184), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 238.421, saturation: 18.447%, perceived brightness: 67.971%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.921, S: 39.553, L: 70.285
Cubehelix
H: -124.317, S: 0.303, L: 0.678
TSL
T: -2.888, S: 0.044, L: 0.678
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.184), magenta: 18% (0.180), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 41.474, Y: 41.156, Z: 64.139
xyY
x: 0.283, y: 0.280, Y: 41.156
CIELab
L: 70.285, a: 7.323, b: -18.888
CIELuv
L: 70.285, u: -2.696, v: -30.332
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.285, C: 20.258, H: 291.192
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.285, C: 30.452, H: 264.921
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.153, a: 3.130, b: -14.370
CIECAM02
J: 61.536, C: 24.257, h: 274.961, Q: 154.553, M: 21.212, s: 37.047, H: 319.176
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.178, jaune: -3.379, green: -0.209
LMS
L: 37.657, M: 41.073, S: 63.759
YCbCr
Y: 164.540, Cb: 144.391, Cr: 124.934
YCoCg
Y: 178.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 32.500
YDbDr
Y: 172.919, Db: 49.771, Dr: 9.362
YPbPr
Y: 171.451, Pb: 18.615, Pr: -2.202
xvYCC
Y: 163.246, Cb: 144.352, Cr: 126.066
YIQ
Y: 172.919, I: -12.482, Q: 11.301
YUV
Y: 172.919, U: 16.281, V: -4.315
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.522
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.466

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